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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 36%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, September 5, 2013 at 11:38 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:10 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 09:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 34' South, Longitude: 100° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.27 meters/second, 1523.8 km/hour, 946.8 miles/hour or 822.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"15.78 miwest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 misouth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 26' 03.0"946.54 miwest0° 03' 58.2"4.55 misouth946.37 mi
24 hours13° 45' 57.5"902.74 mieast1° 02' 19.1"71.44 misouth902.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungWed 4:56 PM1492 km927 miles806 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaWed 4:56 PM1528 km949 miles825 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BengkuluWed 4:56 PM1643 km1021 miles887 nmNorth N
MalangWed 4:56 PM1755 km1091 miles948 nmNortheast NE
PalembangWed 4:56 PM1780 km1106 miles961 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaWed 4:56 PM1810 km1125 miles977 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarWed 5:56 PM1918 km1192 miles1036 nmEast-northeast ENE
PerthWed 5:56 PM2127 km1322 miles1148 nmSoutheast SE
SingaporeWed 5:56 PM2223 km1381 miles1200 nmNorth N
PontianakWed 4:56 PM2260 km1404 miles1220 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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